NHL 2001 is realhockey, live the experience., hard hittin', intense powerplay hockey action is back withSPORTSnhl2001. Lace up the skates and play with or against all 30 National Hockey League teams including the new expansion Columbus Blue Jackets and Minnesota Wild. NHL 2001 invites the world to play with the addition of 20 International teams including Ukraine and Latvia. Feel the full hockey flavor by building a custom team with the jersey editor, logo importer, and customizable city and team names. EA SPORTS puts you 'in the game' with the 'Face in the Game' feature -- witness fans throw their hats on the ice in your honor after a. With a variety of game modes including Quick Game, Season Play, Career Mode (PC and PSX only), Playoffs, and Tournaments, all the goals are a slapshot away. NHL 2001 is home to the Stanley Cup on the PlayStation 2 console, PC and the PlayStation.